When you are ready to buy a Pug, you begin your search excited...you want to find the one that makes your heart melt...you want a perfect little pup...you only have 1 chance to choose correctly. So, out goes some of the excitement and in comes some nerves! This can be very overwhelming task.
You may not even know where to start... And even once you think
you have found a great breeder, if you make the wrong choice you may end up with a Pug puppy that has a host of health issues, behavioral problems and sadly leaves you wondering what in the world went wrong.
The puppy that you choose will be with you for the next 15-20 years. In addition, you need to know how to protect yourself. Let's discuss some important details to buying a Pug and how this guide for buying a Pug will help you.
There are 1000's
of people selling puppies, who are hoping that you are not reading this right now. In fact, many are downright praying that you're not ! Many hope that you do not ask certain questions and that you do not know to look for certain red flags.
There are so many people selling this breed (from private sales who did not expect a litter, to breeders who may or may not be ethical)...And it can be a confusing world to dive into.
Please note: The following is regarding the Insider's Information Puppy Buying Guide.It is information that 1000's of puppy sellers hope you have no idea about, in fact they count on you not knowing. Being former breeders, we know what short cuts some take, we know how some hide their practices, we know what equals a truly caring and loving breeder who is dedicated to the health and happiness of the puppies and dogs...And put that love before the opportunity to make money.
Believing that you do not have this knowledge helps them sell of puppies that are:
Unhealthy, with health issues that are not covered in health guarantees...you are on your own.
Not socialized in order to be a great family companion
...or do not even exist, as they put up puppy photos of dogs they do not have or take several deposits on 1 pup
And this leaves you:
Wondering if you paid too much
Confused about the sale & your legal rights
Worried about health concerns and with a health contract that does not cover the issues
Not knowing if you chose the right puppy
... orwith a pup that needs years of behavioral training to fit in with your family
This is what you need to know:
How to know if a breeder is actually manipulating you & pushing a certain puppy onto you (most people never have a clue!)
Exactly how to spot a healthy puppy, complete with a checklist so that you do not forget anything
Questions you really should be asking
How to choose the right puppy if you wish to breed
Exactly how to know which puppy in the litter will really make the best companion for you
The 1 & only way to know a puppy exists if you are buying over the Internet, how to identify scammers & breeders who take 3 deposits for 1 puppy
How to purchase a puppy in-person from start to finish - complete with checklists - Guiding you every step of the way
How to handle an Internet purchase from start to finish- complete with checklists and exact phrasing of what to say for each type of phone call - Guiding you every step of the way
How to protect yourself regarding puppy Health Guarantees and Puppy Contracts
What you must know about shipping
The hidden clues that a seller is only out for your money (& does not really care about you or the puppy)
Knowing what type of registration you should have
Do you need AKC papers?
The 1 "Give-A-Way" that you are actually dealing with a Backyard Breeder or Puppy Mill disguised as a small home breeder and a complete detailed list of what breeders do to pull you in (This is information only a breeder can tell you and we have this for you)
Exactly & quickly knowing how to spot a puppy who has been neglected by the seller, but made to appear happy & well socialized to "make the sale"
What must be in a Puppy Contract - for your protection
What must be in a Health Guarantee for your protection
Knowing what counts as a genetic defect & which conditions are not legally genetic defects - know your rights in regard to the health guarantee
To sum it up, these are the things you must know before purchasing a puppy!
To help you choose the right puppy & navigate the crazy world of puppy buying, we're offering a super helpful, puppy buying guide which quickly and safely downloads onto any device you wish. Keep one copy on your computer or tablet and another on your phone for when you are out & actively looking at puppies. This is a must for anyone thinking about buying a Pug.
Insider's Information - Your Complete Puppy Buying Guide - What You Must Know Before Purchasing a Puppy